The Most Important Tool You Have On A Resume Is Language

“The most important tool you have on a resume is language.”
― Jay Samit

“A huge number of jobs that are filled are never advertised to the public, or if they are, they’re filled by people who have a connection to the employer.”
― Melanie Pinola, LinkedIn In 30 Minutes: How to create a rock-solid LinkedIn profile and build connections that matter

“My students should be afraid: choosing what kind of work you’ll do to a great extent means choosing who you’ll be.”
― Maureen Corrigan

“To put one’s career before one’s personal life is like putting death before life.”
― Marty Rubin

“Whatever (its) virtues, (the) writing explores the culture of work but marginalizes work itself.”
― Maureen Corrigan, Leave Me Alone, I’m Reading: Finding and Losing Myself in Books

“A career is just a longer trip with a whole lot more baggage.”
― Jay Samit, Disrupt You!: Master Personal Transformation, Seize Opportunity, and Thrive in the Era of Endless Innovation

“There are two types of people in life when it comes to their careers: people who visualize, and people who imitate. The people who visualize paint their own vision of what their mark is in the world, while the people who imitate can only see what the visualizers want them to.”
― Ingrid Nkenlifack

“Whether driven by ambition or circumstance, every career gets disrupted.”
― Jay Samit, Disrupt You!: Master Personal Transformation, Seize Opportunity, and Thrive in the Era of Endless Innovation

“You are all so good and I wish I were better. Now get out of here because I want to be where you are.”
― Amy Poehler

“I think that most artists scorned would prefer to be known as the one with the genius brain risking no career over the one with the good brain and great career.”
― Criss Jami, Killosophy

“Your LinkedIn profile must be consistent with how you portray yourself elsewhere. Not only should your official résumé match the experience you list on LinkedIn, but it also should be consistent with Twitter and public Facebook information.”
― Melanie Pinola, LinkedIn In 30 Minutes: How to create a rock-solid LinkedIn profile and build connections that matter